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Global Migrant Festival 2020

Warsan Weedhsan, Writer | Sugiarti, Poet & Playwright

24-Nov-20 15:00

Global Migrant Festival 2020

The Global Migrant Festival is an online arts and literary festival that foregrounds the stories and experiences of low-wage migrant workers and refugees. The organisers of the festival see the arts a window into the human condition, and seek to use it as a medium to have the voices of these communities heard. We speak to two of the festival’s featured performers: Warsan Weedhsan, co-director of the archipelago writers collective; and, Sugiarti, winner of 2019 Singapore Migrant Worker Poetry Competition.

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Produced by: Sharmilla Ganesan

Presented by: Sharmilla Ganesan


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